Tools for Employers

As more and more students are interested in trade training, certificates and degrees, the potential candidate pool is growing with viable candidates for hire. Ensure you’re reaching the right potential employee candidates by following Trade Talks helpful checklist on how to find the right trade workers for your company:

Employer Checklist


There are approximately 19.7 million students currently enrolled in post secondary programs nationwide.  Employers should connect with their local network of localized training programs, technical and four year colleges to speak with their administrative counselors and source eligible candidates in their own backyard.


Recent trade school graduates are always looking for employment opportunities. Take advantage of the many job posting sites available to help spread hiring news and open positions to let potential candidates know you’re looking. Check out this helpful list from Hire by Google of 50 free job posting sites to help you hire faster and smarter. Hire by Google is a recruiting app that uses AI to make the hiring process faster and simpler. With Gmail, Google Calendar and other G Suite integrations, Hire streamlines administrative tasks so that employment teams across industries – from plumbing and digital media to healthcare clinics and breweries – can hire the best people, faster.